|DAVIS, Adam Alexander
Other names for Adam were Adain and DAVIS.
Adam married Margaret Annad MITCHELL about 1860 in Prob. Ontario, Canada. (Margaret Annad MITCHELL was born on 12 Nov 1843 in Aberdeen, Scotland and died on 28 Feb 1919 in Cayuga, Haldimand County, Ontario, Canada.)
Haldimand County Marriages (Rootsweb: http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~maryc/hald94.htm). Surety: 4. 4621-94 (Haldimand Co): John HARCOURT, 38, physician, York Ont., Bismarck N. Dakota, s/o Michael & A--?, married E.J. DAVID, 31, York, Cayuga, d/o Adain (Adam?) A. & M--?, witn: James L. HARCOURT of Montreal & Annie DAVIS of N. Cayuga, 20 June  at North Cayuga.
2 1901 Canadian Census, Cayuga, Halimand County, Ontario. Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Adam A. Davis (age 67, b. 14 Feb 1832, Ireland), wife Margaret A. (age 56, b. 12 Nov 1844, Scotland) and children Elizabeth J. [Davis] Harcourt (age 28 [erroneous], b. 6 Dec 1862, Ontario), widow, Ellen Davis (age 23 [erroneous], b. 13 Feb 1868, Ontario), Edward Davis (age 28, b. 15 Jan 1872, Ontario), Margaret Davis (age 26, b. 20 May 1875, Ontario) and Adam N. Davis (age 23, b. 6 Aug 1877, Ontario), living in Cayuga, Ontario. Also in the household is "grandson" John A.A. Harcourt (age 4, b. 6 Apr 1897, Ontario). Adam Sr. is listed as a "farmer." Living next door is Robert H. Davis (age 72, b. 1 Dec 1828, Ireland), wife Mary C. (age 60, b. 31 Dec 1840, Scotland) and son Octaves (age 26, b. 12 Mar 1875, Ireland), who is likely Adam's brother. Both Adam and Robert indicate that they arrived in Canada in 1848.
1871 Canadian Census (Seneca, Haldimand County, Ontario, Canada). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. DAVIS , ADAM A
Religion: Church of England, Anglican
Occupation: MILL OWNER
District: HALDIMAND ( 017 )
Sub-district: Seneca ( G )
Microfilm reel: C-9917
Reference: RG31 — Statistics Canada